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Rouhani's Reelection in Iran is Beneficial for Armenia According to Experts

President Rouhani stressed the need for removal of banking and financial obstacles hampering development of economic and trade ties between the two countries, adding that the Islamic Republic is fully committed to the nuclear deal. The Russian leader expressed his confidence that the sides will continue active joint work to develop Russian-Iranian cooperation. Peace in the Middle East could only be possible with Iran at the table, Rouhani said.


Modi congratulates Iran's Rouhani on his re-election

Modi congratulates Iran's Rouhani on his re-election

While Tehran and other cities have seen a revival in the arts and cafe life, concerts were banned in Mashad, Iran's second-largest and holiest city, after a prayer leader demanded they stop. Khamenei is 78 years old. Shortly after his victory there were clear signs that Rouhani is ready to lead a combative presidency. Assad's government is strongly backed by Tehran.


Donald Trump can't seem to get his wife to hold his hand

Donald Trump can't seem to get his wife to hold his hand

The president appears likely to go his entire nine-day trip without holding a full news conference, a break from presidential foreign travel precedent. President Trump has embarked on a week-long overseas trip, which began with a visit to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on Saturday May 20, and will end with his participation in a meeting with the G-7 nations in Sicily on May 27.


Warned Russia in 2016 about election meddling: Central Intelligence Agency former chief

Warned Russia in 2016 about election meddling: Central Intelligence Agency former chief

He said the intelligence "raised questions in my mind whether the Russians were able to gain the cooperation of those individuals". Brennan said he told Bortnikov that the Russian operation, which involved hacking and leaking thousands of Democratic Party emails, "would be certain to backfire" because its disclosure would outrage Americans.



'Demagoguery at the Highest Level': Mulvaney Slams Dems' 'Lies' About Budget

Trump's balanced-budget goal depends not only on the growth projections that most economists view as overly optimistic but also a variety of accounting gimmicks, including an nearly $600 billion peace dividend from winding down overseas military operations and "double counting" $2.1 trillion in revenues from economic growth - using them to both pay for tax cuts and bring down the deficit.